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Posted By: Steve Parkes
09-Dec-04 - 05:19 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: cockney rhyming slang songs
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: cockney rhyming slang songs
One that stumped me for a long time was "kettle", meaning "watch" -- the kind you tell the time by. I'd never heard it till Arfur Daley got a load of dodgy ones. Anyone know the rhyme, or care to guess?